Statistics for occurrence #1 of “France” in entry federal-union-the-john-fiske of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:

...flexibility which makes it the only kind of government, according to modern ideas, that is permanently applicable to a whole continent. If the United States were to-day a consolidated republic like France , recent events in California might have disturbed the peace of the country. But in the federal union, if California, as a State sovereign within its own sphere, adopts a grotesque constitution that...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
France (France) 17,744 2,462 0 0 0 user votes
France (Idaho, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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